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By Nicole Friedman | Wall Street Journal NEW YORK–Oil futures tumbled Tuesday on concerns that U.S. crude-oil supplies could near or even exceed an all-time high, as domestic oil production keeps rising. Light, sweet crude for May delivery settled down $2.24, or 2.2%, at $102.13 a barrel on the New York Mercantile Exchange, the lowest [...]

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Gasoline greener than biofuels?

On April 23, 2014 - 10:33 AM By

By Mike Emanuel | Published April 22, 2014 | Biofuels produced from waste products left from harvested corn plants are worse than gasoline in terms of carbon emissions, according to a $500,000 study paid for by the federal government and published in the journal Nature Climate Change. The study said biofuels made with corn [...]

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    Looking Out For The Average Joe! With Todd Horwitz [PRICE Links Video Series] – Recorded on: 4/22/2014 Learn More about the Rogers International Commodity Index® (RICI®) You can reach Phil Flynn at (888) 264-5665 or View All of the PRICE Links Videos The PRICE Links Video Series gives you access to the [...]

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Morning Grains 4/23/14

On April 23, 2014 - 9:44 AM By

DJ Analysts’ Estimates for April USDA Cattle-On-Feed Report The following estimates, as compiled by the Wall Street Journal for the nation’s feedyards with a capacity of 1,000 or more head, are in percentages of the year-earlier figure. High and low projections were dropped in the calculation of averages. The U.S. Department of Agriculture report is [...]

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Morning Softs 4/23/14

On April 23, 2014 - 9:35 AM By

COTTON General Comments: Futures were higher on slower tan expected planting progress. Farmers made very little progress last week and might hold back this week as well. This is especially true in the Southeast where there have been some excessive rains. However, there was some light precipitation recently in Texas and more light precipitation is [...]

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The Corn & Ethanol Report 4/23/14

On April 23, 2014 - 8:58 AM By

Good Morning! In the overnight electronic session the May Corn proved it resiliency showing a benchmark of $5 as key resistance at this point. In the overnight electronic session the May Corn is currently trading at 495 ½ which is ¾ of a cent lower. The trading range has been 498 ¼ to 495 ¼ [...]

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The Nemenoff Report 4/23/14

On April 23, 2014 - 8:55 AM By

Financials: June Bonds are currently 14 higher at 134’12 and the 10 Yr. Note 8 higher at 123’28. We continue to hold the long 10 Yr./short Bond spread in the belief that at some point rates will edge higher and the yield curve will widen. A less risky position will be long the 5yr./short the [...]

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The Energy Report 4/23/14

On April 23, 2014 - 8:48 AM By

Rising Tide! A rising tide of oil inventory is calming the oil market is a scary world. Word that Ukraine would restart an offensive against pro-Russian militants after the apparent torture and killing of a politician from the loyalist party. West Texas crude fell against Brent crude as inventories in the US hover close to [...]

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By Sabina Zawadzki NEW YORK, April 22 (Reuters) – U.S. crude futures fell on Tuesday as investors anticipated rising production and inventories in the world’s top oil consuming nation and felt less risk stemming from the Ukrainian crisis, increasing the discount of the U.S. benchmark to Brent futures. U.S. crude fell $1.9 percent to $102.45 [...]

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The Windy City Trader 4/22/14

On April 22, 2014 - 10:28 AM By

Hello Fellow Traders, I’m sure everyone has heard about the guy who traveled from San Jose to Hawaii in the wheel well of an airplane. OK, I know they have been putting a lot of restrictions on those frequent flier miles but this is ridiculous. This Week’s Commentary Metals: Gold, silver and copper all failed [...]

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Morning Softs 4/22/14

On April 22, 2014 - 10:01 AM By

COTTON General Comments: Futures were mostly a little lower on forecasts for better planting weather this week and on ideas of weaker demand. The Southeast and Delta have seen a lot of rain recently, but should turn drier this week. Meanwhile, some beneficial precipitation was seen in West Texas over the weekend. Demand is a [...]

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Morning Grains 4/22/14

On April 22, 2014 - 9:58 AM By

DJ China Dalian Grain Futures Closing Prices, Volume Soybean No. 1 Turnover: 109,604 lots, or 4.77 billion yuan Open High Low Close Prev. Settle Ch. Vol Open Settle Interest May-14 4,750 4,760 4,749 4,757 4,760 4,756 -4 4,260 14,598 Jul-14 4,580 4,580 4,459 4,550 4,578 4,517 -61 8 14 Sep-14 4,350 4,371 4,331 4,363 4,372 [...]

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